Makum is a town and a town area committee in Tinsukia district in the Indian state of Assam. It should not be mistaken for Makum Pathar. It is the meeting point of three premier towns of upper Assam namely Tinsukia Digboi and Doomdooma. The National Highway-37 and National Highway-38 meet at Makum. Makum railway station is the easternmost railway junction of the Indian Railways. The rail line became operational on 16 July 1883.It falls under the Dibrugarh and under the Digboi legislative assembly.